Michigan State basketball fails to topple No. 1 Purdue on the highway

Michigan State basketball walked into Mackey Enviornment on Sunday, a spot MSU hasn’t gained in since 2014, searching for revenge in opposition to No. 1 Purdue, however didn’t topple the highest crew within the nation.

The Spartans had some possibilities to make it attention-grabbing, however didn’t capitalize because the Boilermakers’ star middle Zach Edey exploded for 38 factors and 12 rebounds as he provides to his ever-growing case for participant of the yr.

For the Spartans, A.J. Hoggard led the best way with 20 factors and 6 assists. Jaden Akins additionally added 12 factors, nevertheless it was a tough evening for the remainder of the lineup. Tyson Walker, who excelled within the final recreation in opposition to Purdue, was held to 9 factors and wasn’t even capable of get a three-point try off and Joey Hauser solely made one basket on the evening. Malik Corridor, nonetheless working his means again into the lineup, did contribute 8 factors off the bench.

MSU will get some relaxation this week earlier than taking part in Rutgers on the highway on Satuday.

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